Microsoft Teams for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Teams logoNovember 2020 parent-teacher conferences will be held virtually using Microsoft Teams.  Teachers schedule their conferences by providing parents/guardians with an invitation / link to join a Teams meeting.

At the time of your scheduled conference, use the link provided by your child's teacher to join the Teams meeting.

Step 1: Click the link provided by your child's teacher
As you are connecting, you will have the following choices:
  • Using the Teams app (either by downloading the app on a non-District issued device or by using your child’s District-issued device)

  • Joining on the web.

    Teams join options
If you choose to join on the web, you may need to type your name in first so that the teacher knows you are there for the conference.

Step 2: Turn on your microphone
Click the button to slide your microphone to the ON position as shown below.
Teams microphone on

Step 3: Click "join now"
Click the "join now" button.
Teams join now

Additional Features
Once you have joined the meeting there are additional features displayed on the toolbar within your meeting that could be helpful. These items are each explained below.

Teams Camera Camera on / off

Teams Microphone Microphone on / off

Teams Screenshare Screen share

Teams Chat Chat feature

Teams Leave Meeting Leave the meeting

If you need additional information, please visit Microsoft Support.